Business Updates & Education for Primary Health Care Professionals

Flu Vaccines 2015

Fluvax is now available in many chemists ahead of the release of the Government Funded vaccines. This vaccine contains the same strains as the free vaccines available to over 65s. Chief Clinical Officer Dr John Houston discusses further.

Management of Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

This activity examines pain management plans in terms of functionally improving a patient’s pain levels. It examines the classification of pharmacological treatments for neuropathic pain, while the roles of pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments of chronic pain are also described.

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Top Education

This education will discuss the role of Medicare and MBS item in the provision of health care to Australians. Those MBS items commonly used in general practice will be discussed.

Top Videos

Chief Clinical Officer, Dr John Houston delivers an update on the key achievements of the clinical team across the country, as well as explains the concept of "the medical home " in more detail.

Top Articles

Lead Independent Doctor, Patrick Ajulo presents a case study on Lemierre’s syndrome. This syndrome is characterised by a triad of oropharyngeal sepsis, thrombophlebitis of the internal jugular vein and distant metastatic abscesses. It has an incidence of 1 per million per year and classically is seen in young healthy adults, with a mean presenting age of 20 years.